Meet your family and friends at everyone’s favorite event! Enjoy a full day of tasty foods from Homewood restaurants, live entertainment, petting farm, pony rides, pumpkin patch, wagon rides, an outdoor movie, and the annual Chili Cook-Off! This event is located on Martin Avenue in downtown Homewood.
The Village of Homewood proudly ushers in the changing season with the 16th Annual Homewood Fall Fest 2017 on Saturday, September 16 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The celebration on Martin Ave. from Hickory to Ridge Road features live music for all ages including kiddie-rocker The Boogers, classic twang of Blue Mud, HFHS grads Workout Music and the soul/Motown and R&B stylings of The Hemispheres. In addition, Homewood’s “Top Chef” is crowned in the annual Chili Cook-Off. There is an annual scarecrow decorating contest, enchanting horse-drawn wagon rides, an outdoor viewing of “Sing” food and beverage vendors and more. The Homewood Science Center is also hosting a PopUp SCIENCE event, “Ready, Set, Experiment!”. Homewood Fall Fest also hosts the auction of the public art initiative “Pets on Parade” benefiting the South Suburban Humane Society. Homewood Fall Fest 2017 is free and open to the public. The Fest is steps from the Metra Electric line and there is ample free parking as well. For more information visit HomeSweetHomewood.com or call 708-798-3000.
Homewood Fall Fest Schedule of Events
11:00 Judging Scarecrow Contest (Winner announced at noon)
12:00 p.m. The Boogers
12:00 p.m. — 4 p.m. Petting Zoo and Pony Rides
2 p.m. — 4 p.m. Mr. D’s Magic Show
4 to 8 p.m. — “Pets on Parade” auction
4 p.m. — 6 p.m. Pumpkin Patch Opens
2 p.m. — 3:30 p.m. Blue Mud
4:30 p.m. — 6 p.m. Workout Music
6 p.m. — 9 p.m. Horse Drawn Wagon
7 p.m. — 10 p.m. The Hemispheres
Dusk -9:30 PM | Movie: “Sing”
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